50 Questions To Ask Yourself To Learn Your True Passion, Desires, and Direction

These thought-provoking questions can be life-changing if you truly spend some time in the answers. They can guide you to where you should be and go in your life.
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These thought-provoking questions can be life-changing if you truly spend some time in the answers. They can guide you to where you should be and go in your life.

It wasn’t until after I found myself divorced that I began to truly ask myself some key questions. I’ve spent the past 3 years of soul searching. I even kept note of times I caught myself smiling or when I felt frustrated, or as I call it “In Pain”. I’ve learned to live in those “catch myself smiling moments” as much as possible today.

  1. When do I feel my Happiest?
  2. When do I feel frustrated?
  3. What am I doing when I catch myself Smiling?
  4. Where do I see myself in 5 years?
  5. How much money annually would make me happy.
  6. What would the desired annual income do for my life
  7. What’s my Big why? The Purpose. The 1 Thing that keeps me going?
  8. If I were offered a salary to quit everything I’m doing, how much would it be?
  9. If I couldn’t do what I was doing any more for work, what would be my next choice?
  10. How would others introduce me to a stranger?
  11. If I could change one thing about my life right now, what would it be?
  12. In 10 years, where do I believe I’ll be in life: money, family, business
  13. What is an activity that always brings me joy regardless of how I feel?
  14. What project or task keeps getting pushed off because it’s not really what I should be doing?
  15. What’s the worst thing that could happen if I left my current job?
  16. What’s the best thing that could happen if I left my current job?
  17. If I suddenly couldn’t use my hands anymore, what work would I do?
  18. If money wasn’t an object, where would I go?
  19. What 1 thing am I most Proud of in my life?
  20. If all other things were less important, what one thing would be the most important thing I should do every day in my job?
  21. What would I like people to say about me at the end of this life?
  22. What is my personal genius? The unduplicatable, instinctive talent?
  23. Do I prefer more alone time or more time with others?
  24. If I had a genie in a bottle, what would my 3 wishes be? (no, you can’t wish for more wishes)
  25. If I was given $1000 to spend in any store, where is the first place I would go?
  26. What is your strongest personal value, the one value that you hold above all others?
  27. What value do you believe you bring to others?
  28. From Morning to Evening, what would the perfect day look like?
  29. What 3 adjectives would you use to describe yourself?
  30. If you knew you couldn’t fail, what would you do next?
  31. If you could spend a day with anyone alive or passed on, who would it be and why?
  32. If you could go back in time, what 1 thing would you change?
  33. What do you believe is holding you back from all you desire becoming?
  34. What one dream do you remember the most out of all dreams you remember?
  35. Can you name 3 things you are grateful for that you’ve never expressed gratitude for before?
  36. If you could go on a dream trip, where would you go and who would you take?
  37. If you had to live on a deserted Island for 1 year, and you could go alone or with your worst enemy, would you go alone or take them with you?
  38. You are told to leave your house and you can never return. Besides people, animals, or anything else living, what 3 things do you grab?
  39. How do you feel about getting old?
  40. Do you believe you have complete free will or do you believe your life is planned out for you regardless of your actions?
  41. Who is “the one that got away?”
  42. What is your theme song?
  43. If you were a character in a movie, who would you be?
  44. What do you personally believe is the meaning of life?
  45. What is your motto?
  46. What more can I do today, to enjoy “being” alive, joyous, happy?
  47. Looking back at all of the great things that have happened in my life, what one moment would I choose to live again and why?
  48. Would I rather have higher paychecks or more time off?
  49. Who do I need to forgive?
  50. What are my favorite things about the life I’m living today?

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